Home Heating History

26th May 2016 Comments Off on Home Heating History

Home Heating History is an interesting subject! As in air conditioning, home heating history is interesting to review. It was not that long ago our forefathers chopped a lot of wood to heat the home and cook the meals. it is certainly much easier now, cleaner and safer as well as being much more comfortable. I have had to get up and get a fire going for heat on a frigid morning and can tell you it is bracing at […]

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Air Conditioning History

19th May 2016 Comments Off on Air Conditioning History

Air Conditioning is relatively new! Although this may comes as a shock to the younger generation, we have not always had house heating and cooling. I for one certainly remember not having air conditioning in houses and cars! It might be interesting to look at some historical facts about heating and air conditioning to provide some appreciation for what we have. Let’s look at air conditioning first. We used to not live as long. Of course life might have been […]

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The Ideal Air Conditioning Temperature Setting

12th May 2016 Comments Off on The Ideal Air Conditioning Temperature Setting

Is there an ideal air conditioning temperature? Over the last 40 years I have been servicing and installing new air conditioners, I get this question a lot. What is the “best” air conditioning temperature for air conditioning unit? Although there are as many answers as there are people asking the questions, there certainly are some guidelines. Over the years, the temperature you hear most is 78 degrees F. However, comfort is not only related to temperature. Relative humidity, airflow (including […]

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How to Choose the Best Air Conditioner Filters?

5th May 2016 Comments Off on How to Choose the Best Air Conditioner Filters?

Everything you wanted to know about Air Conditioner Filters. Who thinks they change their Air Conditioning Filters enough? How do you know? Hopefully this article will help you understand the differences between all those choices at the big box store – and to be sure your service company is doing you right! On a general basis, most of the one inch filters should be changed at least every 60-90 days. The nicer filters, with more pleats Generally, most 1” furnace […]

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